Priced out: Advice affordability at riskBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | MONDAY, 9 SEP 2019 10:22AM
The issue of affordability is plaguing the financial advice industry, further compounded by recent action taken by both AMP and MLC Wealth.Read more: ASIC, Royal Commission, AFA, Association of Financial Advisers, Chris Carlin, EQ Wealth, Future of Financial Advice, Godfrey Pembroke, MetLife, Paul Tynan, Phil Anderson, Simone Du Chesne
Following its acquisition of a stake in Escala Partners, New York-based Focus Financial Partners is set to buy a slice of Melbourne-based MEDIQ Financial Services.
With the coronavirus, now dubbed COVID-19, impacting not only many lives, but now also the bottom line of some of the world's biggest companies, investors are chasing shorting opportunities to bank big on the pandemic.
A former chair of the SMSF Association has returned for another stint in the top job.
The chief executive of a $5.5 billion industry superannuation fund has spoken out against increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% in a submission to the Retirement Income Review.
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